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Tin Soldiers - Julius Caesar

by Matrix Games

Category: Software & PC Games
Genre: Computer - Game - War Game
Product Line: Computer War Games - Ancients (Matrix Games)
Product Note: PC CD-Rom
Publish Date: 2005
Restockable: Yes
Condition: SW (MINT/New)    
NKG part # Mfg. part # Type Condition
2148478913 MXG0328 Software (boxed) SW (MINT/New)

Game Genre : Tactical
Complexity : Basic
Game Theatre : Ancients
Play Style : Turn-Based IGOUGO - 3D

The Die Is Cast…

“Beware of the leader who bangs the drums of war in order to whip the citizenry into patriotic fervor, for patriotism is indeed a double-edged sword. It both emboldens the blood, just as it narrows the mind. And when the drums of war have reached a fever pitch … the citizenry … will offer up all of their rights unto the leader and gladly so. How will I know? For this I have done. And I am Julius Caesar.”

Julius Caesar, who would become the first Emperor of Rome, was born July 13th, 100 B.C.E. He grew up during a chaotic time in Roman history marked by heavy expansion and corruption in the Senate and Assembly. Following a successful political career, he was elected to the Governorship of the Province of Gaul. Upon learning that his new territory was under threat, he set off with his army in 58 B.C.E. where he soundly defeated the migrating Helvetti. Turning his attention to the Germanic tribes, he continued to achieve stunning victories along the banks of the Rhine. His Gallic campaign culminated in his epic struggle against Vercingetorix.

Back in Rome, political violence was continuing. Caesar’s success was unnerving, and the Senate worked actively against him. On January 7th, 49 B.C.E., the Senate passed the senatus consultum ultimum, which called on the magistrates to use all means necessary to defend the state. The news reached Caesar three days later. Knowing that commanders were barred by law from leading troops outside their province, Caesar led his legions across the Rubicon river – making Caesar a rebel and setting the stage for civil war.

Tin Soldiers: Julius Caesar™ brings you back to the epic story of a leader the world hadn’t seen since the likes of Alexander the Great. Leading the forces of Caesar in his sweep of Gaul, you will force submission of the proud Gallic tribes and expand Roman control. Once you achieve the prestige of Caesar himself, you will take your forces across the Rubicon and face your nemesis Pompey in a climactic Civil War spanning the Roman territories. Do you have what it takes to match the achievements of Julius Caesar and name yourself dictator for life?

Create Your Destiny in Tin Soldiers: Julius Caesar™

Game Features:

• The complete conquests of Julius Caesar including his Gallic War campaign (58 B.C.E. to 50 B.C.E) and the Roman Civil War (49 B.C.E. to 44 B.C.E.)
• 14 battles including: Helvetii, Ariovistus, Britain, Gergovia, Nervii, Avaricum, Alesia, Ilerda, Dyrrachium, Pharsalus, Egypt, Zela, Thapsus and Munda
• Complete your conquest through a non-linear campaign
• Historic battlefields and units
• Fully rendered in beautiful 3D with free camera rotation
• Based on a unique miniature tabletop look and game play
• Fast action rules with support for legions and legion formation
• Command the entire army of Julius Caesar with an emphasis on tactical warfare
• Objective-based scenarios giving you the opportunity to defend, capture and assassinate your opponents
• Over 150 individually detailed units from Caesar’s famous Legion X to the tribes of Gaul
• Modern AI that is the master of tactical strategy – adjusts to three levels of difficulty
• Internet/LAN multiplayer support

Game Data:

• Complexity: Easy
• Field of Play: Campaigns and Battles
• Historical Period: Ancient
• Theatre: Roman Republic, from Gaul to Egypt
• Unit Scale: Legions/Cohort
• Turn Play: 15 Minute Battle Turns
• Players: 1 or 2 Players
• AI: Yes
• TCP/IP: Yes
• PBEM: No
Game Editor: No
• Resolution: Supports Multiple Resolutions Min: 1024x768 Max: 1280x1024
• Manual: PDF E-Book only, 38 pages


• Windows 98/Me/2000/XP
• 500Mhz Intel or AMD CPU
• 128 MB RAM (256MB for XP)
• 64 MB 3D Video Card DirectX 9.0b Compatible
• 16 bit DirectX 9.0b Compatible Sound Card
• 500MB Free Hard Drive Space
• DirectX 9.0b or higher (included)
• Managed DirectX (included)
• .NET Framework v1.1 (included)
• Microsoft Media Player 9.0 or higher

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